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Finding a repurposed home for the North's textile waste

Finding a repurposed home for the North's textile waste

Brunswick House First Nation family doctor enters the clothes recycling business with the launch of Sic Sox Circular
North Bay hunter finds multiple illegally snared deer (CONTENT WARNING)

North Bay hunter finds multiple illegally snared deer (CONTENT WARNING)

'They are not keeping the meat, they are just catching the deer, putting it in the bush, animals are eating them and putting a new snare right in its spot'
Elliot Lake has a plow named KEVIN!!!

Elliot Lake has a plow named KEVIN!!!

Elliot Lakers voted for their favourite names
OPP conducting 'sudden death' investigation in Massey

OPP conducting 'sudden death' investigation in Massey

26-year-old found deceased around 9 a.m., police say
Updated: Hwy. 144 reopened between Timmins and Watershed

Updated: Hwy. 144 reopened between Timmins and Watershed

Closure was due to weather conditions and a crash
Convicted Sault cop provides DNA sample after initially refusing ‘ridiculous’ court order

Convicted Sault cop provides DNA sample after initially refusing ‘ridiculous’ court order

Court documents show Jarrott Forsyth provided a blood sample on Jan. 24, the judge's deadline to comply with the order as part of his sentence for assault and uttering a threat
Cartoonist Lynn Johnston enthusiastic about her new robot project

Cartoonist Lynn Johnston enthusiastic about her new robot project

The books are aimed at kids aged 3 to 5
Timmins' longest serving mayor dies

Timmins' longest serving mayor dies

City flags being lowered to honour Vic Power, whose local political career spanned over four decades
Drunk man chainsawed his furniture during 'terrifying' argument

Drunk man chainsawed his furniture during 'terrifying' argument

32-year-old apologizes for behaviour that was 'definitely out of character'; Crown wanted six months of house arrest but judge agrees to conditional discharge plus probation
Not-so-nice obit reignites debate on how to speak of the dead

Not-so-nice obit reignites debate on how to speak of the dead

'We want people to know the truth about the type of man that he was': Posted this week on SooToday, brutally honest death notice generated plenty of strong opinions